Associate Professor Neil Strathmore trained at the University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital and the Massachusetts General Hospital.  He has been a member of the RMH Cardiology Department since 1991. He has a wide interest in Cardiology and in training junior doctors.  He is particularly interested in arrhythmias, especially the management of Atrial Fibrillation and Bradycardias.

He has a large experience in pacemaker and defibrillator implantation and follow-up.  He has the greatest experience in Victoria in dealing with cardiac device infections and is referred patients from Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia for extraction of implanted leads and devices.

He is the Chairman of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand Committee on Lead Extraction and a member of the International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners (IBHRE).  He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand, the Heart Rhythm Society and the Melbourne Medical School Academy of Clinical Teachers.

He is an Associate Professor of the University of Melbourne, is heavily involved with the teaching of medical students in all years of the Doctor of Medicine program and has received many awards for his teaching.

Private Consulting Rooms:
Cato Cardiology, Suite 3, 888 Toorak Road, Camberwell, VIC 3124
Epworth Richmond, Suite 6.3, 89 Bridge Road, Richmond VIC 3121
Melbourne Private Hospital, Suite 22, Royal Parade, Parkville VIC 3052
Phone: (03) 9805 4305
Fax: (03) 9805 4306


Our Research

Melbourne Heart Rhythm has an international reputation as one of the centers of excellence in cardiac arrhythmia research in Australasia and the world.

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Our Team

Our friendly team are committed to providing excellence in patient care. They are all well qualified and knowledgeable about patients and their cardiac conditions.

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Learn More

To learn about common arrhythmias and our cardiac procedures, visit  our Cardiovascular Library for more information.

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About Us


Melbourne Heart Rhythm is the arrhythmia service at the Department of Cardiology at the Royal Melbourne Hospital. We are comprised of a team of highly trained and dedicated health care professionals specializing in heart rhythm management. We have a strong focus on patient education and patient centered care. Our arrhythmia specialists have an international reputation of excellence in arrhythmia research and clinical arrhythmia management.